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Dec 23, 2012 2:30am EST
had to make a decision. let jeff tell you how we went about that. >> the default with the foundations is they're going to go into perpetuity. perpetuity is a long time. and we know from many foundations today that the donors' intent does not continue for many generations. and the energy and the passion in the giving doesn't necessarily continue. so we're seeing, and bill gates is a perfect example, bill and melinda decided their foundation will spend down within 50 years of their death. we have seen more and more foundations use the spin-down to have more resources for today's problems and focus dramatically on what they do. >> jeff, are there particulars areas of need or charity you would like to see increased entrepreneurship, anything that looks prime for innovation to you right now? >> yeah, the genius of american philanthropy which leads to world by far is the one volunteerism. number two, as the american industry innovation. so i think we are seeing in, for example, education, dramatic change taking place in terms of charter schools, in terms of focusing on stem -- t
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